Share Events

Tempe Gilbert Mesa Queen Creek Tempe Ahwatukee Phoenix Camp Directory 

We want to help parents with the upcoming probable school closures this coming week so we have listed the Camps available in the East Valley. Please see below

  • All locations in East Valley Camps
  • Chandler
  • Gilbert
  • Scottsdale
  • Tempe
  • Mesa

Please let us know if you know of any other camps.



We now have the ability to let you know of events in your area of town.  Once you subscribe, you can select the types of events you are interested in and we will email you just those.  So subscribe!


Boys & Girls of the East Valley

Camp  7AM to 6PM at $20 to $30 a day plus fee.  480-820-3688


Phoenix Family Friendly Events

Family Friendly Phoenix Events

Find Family Friendly Events  Phoenix Family Events Guide ! Discover fun kid friendly events and activities to do in Metro Phoenix.

See the FREE Kids events guide for free fun indoor and outdoor kid friendly events on the weekend and on the weekdays in Metro Phoenix: free movies, crafts and more!)


Each of our Branches across the organization will be open from 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m

YMCA  – most locations

S.T.E.M projects, special events, sports

Engineering For Kids

Two-day “SOS” camp -April 26-27 – 8:30-3:30 STEM activities. $50


Girl Scouts of Southern AZ Adventure Day Camp

K-5, 7:30am-4:30pm, $25 includes 2 days, breakfast & lunch

1611 E Dobbins Rd, Phoenix https://form.jotform.com/girlscoutsaz/april-day-camp


MountainPark Church -FREE

FREE! Walkout Camp – Elementary only, MS & HS kids can volunteer,

MUST register 16461 S. 48th St.


Mountain View Lutheran Church
Camp for kids of single parents and/or families where both parents MUST work.
7:15am – 3:15pm, Thursday and Friday -Elementary school kids only
Middle School and High School kids affected by the walkout can sign up to volunteer
Families MUST pre-register. We are asking that if there is one parent who is able to stay at home, you do not take a spot from someone who really needs it. The number of spots available will be determined by the number of leaders we have. Please sign up your child using the registration.
Whiz Kid Play Land
8am-6pm, Infant-10, $45
15425 S 48th Street


Red for Ed STEM Camp – New World Learning Academy

Red for Ed Days STEM Camp for students ages 3-12 affected by the walkout and in need of care during this time. Red For Ed Days Camp will run the length of the walkout period.  Starts at 7:30 am til 5:30. Call (480) 248-6125

Crossroads Nazarene Church

STEP IN 4 WALK OUT Camp. Crossroads would love to help families so offering FREE day care for children Kindergarten – 6th Grade, whose parents need a safe place for their child. From 8:00am – 4:00pm both Thursday and Friday. Families will need to register for each day separately.

Students should be sure to bring a snack and a sack lunch. Also please be sure to label any item your child brings with them.

Faith Church of the Valley – FREE

7 to 6 – Breakfast and lunch included! K thru 6


Makutu’s Island

One day camp with arts,crafts, math, science, music. 7AM to 6:30PM Ages 5-12 One Day Camp

KTR – Chandler

Thursday and Friday Camp. One day pass for $30 opens at 8am

1050 E Pecos Rd, Chandler

Paper Cranes Child Care

K-6, 7am-5pm, $10, snacks & lunch provided

5980 S Cooper Rd, Chandler – CALL 480-705-7300 EXT 1023


Don’t forget about summer camps!

Kids Summer Camps Directory Phoenix



1101 W Ray Rd Chandler, AZ 85224

The Springs Church Emergency Care

Sign up children on their website and ask for details. Address: 6135 W. Detroit St. Chandler, Arizona 85226

Chandler’s Children’s Choir Camp

Chandler Children’s Choir is offering a Day Camp to support families affected by the Arizona teacher walkout. Current CCC members, their siblings, and other students are invited to register for a day of singing, engaging in fun activities like crafts and skits, and watching “The Greatest Showman.”

Camp Hours ~
8:00am – 3:00pm
Before/Aftercare available 7:30am – 5:00pm

Cost ~
Current CCC members & their siblings: $20
Non-members: $40
Aftercare: $15

Call 480-699-9846


Here We Grow Learning Center

Thursday Camp

Age 5-12 free, 6:30-6:30, Call Chrissy Connor to Register 480-837-6600

16901 E Palisades Blvd


Artistic Motion Dance

Movies, dancing and crafts. Send lunch, snacks, water. $15, 7:45-3:30

3341 E Queen Creek Rd, Gilbert


Baker Performing Arts

Camp Singing, Acting, Dancing. Ages 5-14, 6am-6pm, $25, lunch options $5

2270 E Williams Field Rd, Gilbert https://www.facebook.com/BakerPerformingArts/photos/a.769628333082649.1073741892.194596340585854/1871234366255368/?type=3&theater


Co-work and use onsite childcare

1644 S Lindsey Rd, Gilbert


Royal Impact Cheer Dance Academy

7am-6pm, $25, will have a teacher on site for fun and educational activities

1501 E Baseline Road, Gilbert

CALL Amanda O’Claire to register 480-364-4647


Thursday, April 26th and/or Friday, April 27th
8:00am-4:00pm, STEM + Robotics (Ages 6-10), Workshop Fee $65 per day
Prepare for a full-day LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build
mechanical and structural projects while building robots with the WeDo system! Engineering and Robotics come
together in this new full-day camp for LEGO® fanatics!


City of Mesa

Thursday, April 26 City of Mesa will provide FREE childcare in the Mesa community centers.  Children in kindergarten through sixth grade are welcome.  Will be staffed by Mesa Public Schools teachers, who are volunteering their time, and City of Mesa and Mesa Public Schools Community Education employees. Free breakfast and lunch will be provided by the district’s Food and Nutrition department.

Availability will be first come, first served.

Children must wear closed-toe shoes.

The four centers, which will be open 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. are:

Webster Recreation Center, 202 N. Sycamore
Jefferson Recreation Center, 120 S. Jefferson
Eagles Community Center (former Mesa Jr. High site), 828 E. Broadway
Broadway Recreation Center, 59 E. Broadway

To expedite the drop-off process, please print and complete the registration form at mpsaz.org/info before arriving.

Fortis Gymnastics Camp

8-3 pm April 26-27 With late pick up available. Power & Baseline.

2235 S Power Rd Mesa, AZ 85209 Call (480) 830-3547

Living Word Bible Church

Free Kids Day Camp during Walkout – Mesa
April 26 – April 27 -Apr 26 at 8:30 AM to Apr 27 at 3:30 PM


Superstition Farm

Red For Ed Farm Day Camp

Bring the kids to farm camp. We will provide breakfast, healthy snacks and educational farm fun. Kids bring a water bottle, lunch, hat, and clothes to soak in. RSVP: info@superstitionfarm.com. $35

Victory Mesa – FREE
RedForEd Day Camp, Free for ages 3+
1914 E Baseline Rd, Mesa https://www.facebook.com/events/216888139079797/
Victory Martial Arts – FREE!!

Day camp at our school. Ages 3 and up. Its free!. Spots are limited so please call and reserve your spot. 480-497-0515.  6:30-6pm


Adventure Lab STEM camp

Grades 4-8, 8am-4pm. Register online.

13825 N 32nd St, Phoenix

Arizona Animal Welfare League

#AnimalsForEd Day Camp – 9 to 4pm – $55 Interactive and engaging activities, you children will be having a great time, while learning and growing their passion for animals. Before and After care available for a fee.

15 N 40th Place


Arizona Humane Society

#RedforEd: Animal Adventure Day Camp
Fun-filled day exploring the world of animals!Hands-on activities, games and animal interactions.

Ages: 6 – 8 & 9 – 12 – Thursday April 26th -8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (after care options available)
Registration Fee: $50.00 ($10 for after care 4 p.m. -5:30 p.m.)
Snacks/Lunch: Must bring snacks and lunch
Contact Shelby at education@azhumane.org or 602.997.7585 ext. 2005.

The Shemer Art Center

Red for Ed Art Camp for children 8-13 this Thursday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 48th Street (Arcadia Lane) and Camelback! For more information visit https://shemerartcenter.org/

SUNRAYS Gymnastic

Apr 26 SUPERCAMP Thursday, April 26th

Teacher’s children are FREE* Use Promo Code #RedForEd to receive 50% off by Tuesday, April 24th -(602) 992-5790

**With Proof of Teacher I.D.

Salvation Army Kroc Camp.

Basketball courts, playground, game room, arts, crafts

1375 E Broadway Rd Phoenix

Strong Heart

Martial Arts Camp . ages 6-13
7am-3pm Thursday 26th -$80 for the day siblings are 50% off
3130 e union hills rd 85050



Arizona Science Center

Steam Camp: science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics while building their problem-solving and communication skills. Starts Thursday and continues while walk out lasts.

Flip Dunk Sports

April 26th & 27th

Active Camp: trampoline activities, obstacle course, board games, tug of war, scooter relay, hockey, rope.

Greasepaint Youth Theatre

Free program for Thursday.


7020 E 2nd St, Scottsdale

KidsPark – Scottsdale

Childcare (Free to Teachers, 50% School Age During Walkout)

12635 N 48th St Scottsdale

Lifetime Fitness Kids

Day Camp 8-6pm – Scottsdale

Ages 4-12 $50 See website for details.

McDowell Mountain Community Church

8:00am – 3:15pm Thursday, April 26. Because this could adversely affect single parents and families where both parents must work, we will be providing a “camp” for kids of single parents and/or families where both parents MUST work. Hours are , Thursday & Friday, if needed. Elementary school kids only. Middle School and High School kids affected by the walkout are encouraged to sign up to volunteer. Families MUST pre-register. We’re looking for some volunteers to help pull this together. Email Lori@mcdowell.church if you can help this THURSDAY AND (maybe)  FRIDAY.

Paradise Valley Karate

Day Camp Ages 5+, 7am-6pm

3851 E Thunderbird Rd https://www.facebook.com/PVKarate/posts/10156356597789588

Scottsdale United Methodist Church

Camp form 8am-3:30pm, snacks provided 4140 N Miller Rd

Seth Korey Tennis Academy

9am-noon – tennis and lunch at La Camarilla. 12-2 outdoor sports (soccer, basketball, whiffle ball and kickball). After care option at AZ Airtime.

Valley Of The Sun JCC

Camp 8am-6pm, Grades K-6. $25 for members.

12701 N Scottsdale Road


AZ on the Rocks

Camps for 1st grade through 8 Active camp: climb the walls at pop-up camps. No experience is required.

FREE Kids Events Guide:Free Kids Events in Phoenix Family Friendly Calendar


Arizona Music Academy

Cam K-6 – 8AM-5PM for $30 a day per child. Early drop off at 7AM and/or late pick up until 6PM available for an additional $20 m

Lunch from McDonald’s at additional charge. 480-705-0875 Elliot & McClintock


Family Friendly Calendar also has many other guides that list kid friendly events:



Share Events


    • April 24, 2018 at 4:28 PM

      Thanks so much for letting us know. We’ll add it !


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: